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  • The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century

    How They Won, Why Liberals and Labor Lost, 1st Edition

    By G. William Domhoff

    The Corporate Rich and the Power Elite in the Twentieth Century demonstrates exactly how the corporate rich developed and implemented the policies and created the government structures that allowed them to dominate the United States. The book is framed within three historical developments that have…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08
    Routledge

  • Whistleblowing At Work

    Tough Choices In Exposing Fraud, Waste, And Abuse On The Job, 1st Edition

    By Terry Miethe

    This book explores the fundamental questions about whistleblowing and summarizes what we know about the experiences of whistleblowers. It provides a detailed summary of the current legal protection for whistleblowers and some general guidelines for reporting misconduct.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge

  • Traders Versus The State

    Anthropological Approaches To Unofficial Economies, 1st Edition

    By Gracia Clark

    This book addresses the multifaceted issue of the state vis-a-vis those perceived as actors in the informal or simple commodity production economy. It discusses both state and traders' strategies to display recurrent themes, emphasized and combined differently in specific contexts.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28
    Routledge

  • Mental Health and Offending

    Care, Coercion and Control, 1st Edition

    By Julie D. Trebilcock, Samantha K. Weston

    This book explores the controversial relationship between mental health and offending and looks at the ways in which offenders with mental health problems are cared for, coerced and controlled by the criminal justice and mental health systems. It provides a much-needed criminological approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • What Is Religion?

    2nd Edition

    By Jeppe Sinding Jensen

    Starting from the premise that religion is a human endeavour that can be analysed and compared across time and cultures, What Is Religion? brings the most up-to-date scholarship to bear on humankind’s most enduring creation. Religious belief is one of the most pervasive and ubiquitous…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Father-Daughter Relationships

    Contemporary Research and Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Linda Nielsen

    In this fully revised new edition, Father-Daughter Relationships: Contemporary Research and Issues summarises and analyses the most relevant research regarding father-daughter relationships, aiming to break down the persistent misconceptions regarding fatherhood and father-daughter relationships…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Family Violence

    Legal, Medical, and Social Perspectives, 9th Edition

    By Harvey Wallace, Cliff Roberson, Julie L. Globokar

    Family Violence: Legal, Medical, and Social Perspectives examines the entire spectrum of family violence, focusing on social processes and social relationships. The Ninth Edition of Family Violence is a comprehensive updated version of the classic text on family violence. In addition to the updates…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Nature's Matrix

    Linking Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation and Food Sovereignty, 2nd Edition

    By Ivette Perfecto, John Vandermeer, Angus Wright

    When first published in 2009, Nature’s Matrix set out a radical new approach to the conservation of biodiversity. This new edition pushes the frontier of the biodiversity/agriculture debate further, making an even stronger case for the need to transform agriculture and support small- and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Called to Account

    Financial Frauds that Shaped the Accounting Profession, 3rd Edition

    By Paul M. Clikeman

    Called to Account traces the evolution of the global public accounting profession through a series of scandals leading to voluntary or mandated reforms. Ever entertaining and educational, the book describes 16 of the most audacious accounting frauds of the last 80 years, and identifies the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Black Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Earl Wright II, Edward V Wallace

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Black Sociology provides the most up to date exploration and analysis of research focused on Blacks in America. Beginning with an examination of the project of Black Sociology, it offers studies of recent events, including the ‘Stand Your Ground’ killing of Trayvon…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge

  • Western Society After The Holocaust

    1st Edition

    By Lyman H. Legters

    Based on an International Scholars' Symposium convened to recall the infamous Kristallnacht in Hitler's Germany, this book represents an effort to distill from the ensuing Holocaust experience the lessons that seem most applicable to the contemporary world.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • The New Urban Sociology

    6th Edition

    By Mark Gottdiener, Randolph Hohle, Colby King

    Widely recognized as a groundbreaking text, The New Urban Sociology is a broad and expert introduction to urban sociology that is both relevant and accessible to students. Organized around an integrated paradigm, the sociospatial perspective, this text examines the role played by social factors…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14
    Routledge

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